Research & Insights

Babson faculty are intellectuals, practicing entrepreneurs, lawyers, artists, engineers, and more, but most importantly, they are educators. Harness their relevant, practical research and consulting and executive experience to make informed strategic decisions in your organization and professional life.

Fighting the Gender Investment Gap
Fighting the Gender Investment Gap » As the fight to close the gender wealth gap continues, one Babson alumna uses entrepreneurship to take matters into her own hands.
Dealing with Uncertainty? Embrace It.
Dealing with Uncertainty? Embrace It. » Professor Yasuhiro Yamakawa believes in having a positive approach to entrepreneurship (and life), even when faced with chaos and uncertainty.
5 Ways to Support an Entrepreneurial Ecosystem at Your College or University
5 Ways to Support an Entrepreneurial Ecosystem at Your College or University » Colleges and universities that cultivate a multidimensional entrepreneurial ecosystem can position themselves to thrive in a challenging and changing marketplace.
Professors Honored with Academy of Management Awards
Professors Honored with Academy of Management Awards » A handful of Babson professors were honored with Academy of Management Awards, and others were featured for their expertise in The Boston Globe and Forbes.
Toys R Us Is Back. Let the Games Begin!
Toys R Us Is Back. Let the Games Begin! » Toys R Us reinvents itself with a new retail strategy, but will consumers play along?
How to Be an Entrepreneurial Leader
How to Be an Entrepreneurial Leader » To be an entrepreneurial leader, apply an entrepreneurial mindset to how you lead.
In the News: Faculty Talk Workplace, Tariffs, and Education
In the News: Faculty Talk Workplace, Tariffs, and Education » Babson professors and leaders shared insight in local and national media outlets on entrepreneurship education and tariffs on international products.
Babson Educators Influence Future Leaders, Scholars
Babson Educators Influence Future Leaders, Scholars » Babson’s faculty and thought leaders continue to inspire and influence through conferences, academic studies, and women’s leadership organizations.
In Guatemala, Scale Up Brings New Opportunity to a Troubled Triangle
In Guatemala, Scale Up Brings New Opportunity to a Troubled Triangle » It’s easy to imagine Guatemala as a region beset exclusively by failure and despair. But Scale Up Xela is changing that conversation by accelerating the pace of growth of dozens of local firms.
Does Anybody Win a Trade War?
Does Anybody Win a Trade War? » Tariffs seldom lead to the desired economic outcome, according to Economics Professor Kent Jones.